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Ireland govt thrown into crisis ahead of key Brexit talks

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Ireland's deputy prime minister Frances Fitzgerald is being scrutinised over her handling of a police whistleblower controversy when she was justice minister

A crisis surrounding Ireland’s
deputy prime minister was on Friday threatening the country’s minority
government and throwing key Brexit negotiations into confusion. Fianna
Fail, the country’s main opposition party, is set to table a motion of
no confidence in the deputy prime minister Frances Fitzgerald — from
the minority Fine Gael government — over her handling of a police
whistleblower controversy when she was justice minister.

The move would weaken Prime Minister Leo Varadkar‘s
minority government ahead of a key summit next month with EU leaders
where the issue of Ireland’s post-Brexit border with Britain will be on
the agenda.
Three weeks ahead of a vital
European summit, Ireland is pushing EU leaders to ensure its concerns
about the border with British-ruled Northern Ireland are taken into
account before Brexit talks can continue, adding an unexpected hurdle to
Britain’s plans.
Fianna Fail props up the minority government, and the prospect of a snap election looms if it removes its support.
Fianna Fail’s justice spokesman Jim O’Callaghan told Irish broadcaster RTE that Fitzgerald “should go”.
Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney arrived for a meeting in Brussels on Friday, accusing Fianna Fail of jeopardising the national interest.
“Fianna Fail are behaving recklessly here,” he told reporters.
“We
have a precarious situation with the main opposition party that signed
up to a agreement in the country’s interest are now effectively
breaching that and risking an election at a time when there are some
really, really serious issues for the government to manage,” he added.

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L. A Prisoners Infect Themselves With Coronavirus To Get Early Release (VIDEO)

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A group of silly L.A area prison inmates were very eager to contract the dreaded coronavirus .

They attempted this because they believed that would trigger their ticket out of prison.

According to the L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva who made the startling revelation Monday, said about twenty-four (24) inmates at the Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic attempted (and somewhat succeeded, apparently) to infect themselves way back in mid-April 2020.

The Sheriff revealed that their department saw an increase in spike in confirmed cases out of nowhere.

He said that when they investigated, they found a high number of inmates living in one block of the prison appeared to be deliberately trying to infect each other with COVID-19 any way they could from behind bars.

When Alex Villanueva played the surveillance footages he and his team combed through carefully , and it showed several inmates hanging out in a common area and passing around what Alex described as a hot cup of water, as well as one face mask they’d each put on all in hopes of getting sympathy from a judge to spring them from the facility and let them go home.

But it turns out, their little ploy worked but, only halfway.

Villanueva reported that 21 of the inmates (out of 50 in the block) caught the ‘Coronavirus.

“What they won’t catch is a break” said the Sheriff.

Watch the Video HERE

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COVID-19 LOCKDOWN: 12 Year Old Albino Girl Suffers Eye Problems After Hawking Veggies In Abuja (PHOTOS)

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A very sad Facebook post greeted Nigerians from Abuja showing a 12 year old Albino Girl Grace, who started developing sight problems after Hawking Veggies under the scorching sun in Abuja.

The Facebook post stated that the little girl was asked to hawk the veggies by her aunt whom she lives with.

Below are the Screenshots of the Facebook post:

This sad news has sparked an outrage by well meaning individuals who spoke against such cruelty and insensitivity of the said girl’s aunt.

what do you think of this? Drop your comments below.

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“Buhari is Made In London” – Reno Omokri Blasts Presidency On Nigerian Made Products

The Buhari administration has been known for enforcing the Nigerian people to patronize Nigerian made goods though without much strategy to make life easier while this transition to economic growth is enforced.

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The Buhari administration has been known for enforcing the Nigerian people to patronize Nigerian made goods though without much strategy to make life easier while this transition to economic growth is enforced. Many Nigerians have tagged it a harsh move that is insensitive and inhumane but moreso, Reno Omokri has singled out signals of hypocrisy in the President of Nigeria by outlining certain traits of family moves of the President that shows that he(Buhari) as the No.1 citizen has no regards for anything made in Nigeria but yet wants other Nigerians to embrace Nigerian made goods.

Reno Omokri ‘s tweet reads:

His kids schooled in England. His wife just returned from a 3 month UK stay. His daughter gave birth to his grandchild in Spain (made in Spain), yet
@MBuhari
, who is London, wants us to patronise made in Nigeria!

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